Notebook, 1913, of trip to British Columbia

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Creator

Preble, Edward Alexander, 1871-1957

Abstract

The notebook documents Edward Preble's trip to British Columbia in 1913. Notes are undated; if entries are titled they include the common name of animal discussed. Notes detail observations on squirrels, sheep, caribou, moose, wolves, and other mammals seen in the area. Describes locations wildlife were sighted and locations where killed. Sometimes the notes include the names of individuals who observed. In the back of the notebook is a list of photographs taken. Locations include the vicinity of Selkirk Mountains, Babine Lake, Bear Lake, and Kispiox.

Date Range

1913

Start Date

1913

End Date

1913

Access Information

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Topic

  • Caribou
  • Mammalogy

Place

  • Babine Lake
  • Canada
  • Kispiox
  • British Columbia
  • Selkirk Mountains
  • Bear Lake

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007252

Collection name

Edward Alexander Preble Papers, 1887-1957 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 13 Folder 6